In order to provide sand/gravel at economical prices to people of the state, the state government is all set to make 34 commercial mining clusters operational in the state, said mining and geology minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer. Mining and geology minister Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer (File photo).
A federal judge has yanked approval for a phosphate mining project in southeastern Idaho, saying federal land managers in the Trump administration didn’t in part properly consider the mine’s impact on sage grouse, a bird species that has seen an 80% decline in population since 1965... Geological Survey.
When you’re driving through a tunnel 1,500 feet below the Earth’s surface as you make your way to your destination at the Leeville mine, you are deep inside the heart of one of the richest gold deposits in the United States... “Leeville is a massive ore body,” said Michael Beyer, the mine’s superintendent of geology.
The aim of the 900-metre NQ drill program was to test the potential for copper-gold mineralization similar to that present at the adjacent New Afton mine owned by New Gold Inc ...The New Afton mine occupies the site of the historic Afton open-pit mine, which operated from 1977 to 1997... The mine is a block caving operation.
The mining industry has welcome the move although some environmentalists have sounded caution ... Some environmentalists and legal experts have said this could present a fait accompli as the mining company would hope that they can mine in the entire mining lease area ... The mining industry has welcomed the move.
Mantayya Swami, chief engineer of the MumbaiCoastal RoadProject, told The Indian Express that some portion of the muck was used for reclamation purposes ... After mining through complex geological strata, passing through sea and Malabar Hill and a century-old water reservoir, the Chinese-made TBM, Mavala, made its final breakthrough in May end ... .
management team, discussing and introducing the Company's gold/silver mining projects in Nevada... Lahontan's flagship property, the 19 km2 Santa FeMine, had past production of 345,000 ounces of Gold and 711,000 ounces of silver between 1988 and 1995 from open pit mines utilizing heap-leach processing (Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 1995).
... pit, completed Terraspec analysis on all the 2020-21 RC chips, and advanced the construction of a wire-frame 3-D Leapfrog model of the historic, extensive, underground mine workings, with drilling, mineralization, geology, alteration, geophysics, and multi-element geochemistry.
In an office building in Westminster, Colorado, just north of Denver, a group of scientists and engineers are working with many billions of coworkers — microscopic microbes — to develop mining processes that are better for the environment and also more cost effective ... “I’m really passionate about mining and the value we add to the world.
After mining through complex geological strata, the Chinese-made Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM), Mavala, made its final breakthrough on May 30, at PriyadarshiniPark, the northern end of the tunnel ... \u201cThe TBM have continuously mined through complex geological elements like breccia, basalt and shale.